Gio Ponti for Giordano Chiesa rare and important pair of ash wood console tables each with two drawers and six legs ending in brass sabots, Italy, circa 1955. These exquisite sculptural consoles have fine details throughout and clean architectural lines with cutout drawers, angled sides, and long tapering legs.
‘Mobili a Göteborg’, Domus, no. 307, June 1955, p. 48 for a similar example
Giampiero Bosoni, Il Modo italiano: Italian design and avant-garde in the 20th Century, exh. cat., Montreal, Museum of Fine Arts, 2006, p. 72 for a similar example
Laura Falconi, Gio Ponti: Interior, Objects, Drawings, 1920-1976, Milan, 2010, p. 244 for a similar example
Daria Guarnati, ed., Aria D’Italia: espressione di Gio Ponti, Milan, 2011, p. 74 for a similar example